Nigeria

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Displaced population tracked by DTM in Nigeria
Latest IDP estimates (conflict) from IDMC
1,706,818
In Nigeria, IDMC GRID Dec 2017
Total population in Nigeria
As of 2015 World Bank
Region
West and Central Africa

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  • Administrative division with available number of displaced persons
  • Site assessed by DTM

This dashboard is a map indicating the number of returnees per LGA. 1,099,509 returnees returned to Adamawa, Borno and Yobe States. 64,151 (5.8%) were Nigerian refugees from Chad and Cameroon. The map indicates return areas, inaccessible areas, water boundaries and state boundaries.

 

Between December 2016 and January 2017, the number of identified IDPs increased by 129,386 individuals (7.3% increase). This brought the total number if IDPs in Nigeria to 1,899,830 (337,353 households).

The DTM Emergency Tracking System (ETS) was deployed to track and provide up-to-date information on sudden displacement and return movements. The report provides information about the type and trigger of the population movements as well as estimated number of people.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Yobe state, Nigeria.

1,099,509 returnees to Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states were identified. 64,151 (5.8%) are Nigerian refugees from Chad and Cameroon.

This document lists all the sites assessed in DTM Round 14 including the site ID, site name, state, Local Government Area, ward name, number of households and number of individuals.

This document lists all the wards assessed in DTM Round 14 by state and Local Government Area, showing the total number of displaced individuals and households identified.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Borno state, Nigeria.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Taraba state, Nigeria.

As of 31 December, the conflict in the northeastern part of Nigeria has left an estimated 1,770,444 people displaced across the 6 most affected states.

Located in the northern part of the conflict-affected state of Borno, Kukawa Local Government Area borders Lake Chad. Out of its 10 wards, only four are accessible, namely: Baga, Doro, Kauwa and Kukawa. The DTM identified 11,700 IDPs [2,283 households (HHs)] in Kukawa LGA.

Situated on the international border between Cameroon and Nigeria, Kala Balge is a Local Government Area (LGA) in the conflict-affected Nigerian State of Borno. The current estimated population of IDPs is 35,295 individuals.

The DTM Round 13 assessment focused on the six northeastern Nigerian states most affected by the ongoing conflict; Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba, and Yobe. The following DTM report covers a total of 106 LGAs and 751 wards.

As of 31 October 2016, the Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) has identified 1,822,541 internally displaced persons (IDPs) - 321, 514 families - displaced since the escalation of violence in 2014.

This Site Assessment Dashboard identified 161 camps and camp-like settings (formal and informal camps) housing 398,749 IDPs. 55% (or 130,131) of the IDP Children population are female and 56% of the IDP population are females. 5.4% (or 21,539) of the IDP population are above 60 years old.

2,066,783 IDPs (344,564 households) were identified in Adamawa, Bauchi, Benue, Borno, Gombe, Taraba, Yobe, Nasarawa, Plateau, Kaduna, Kano, Zamfara states and Abuja FCT.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Nasarawa state, Nigeria.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Taraba state, Nigeria

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Plateau state, Nigeria during the reporting period.

200,085 IDPs in 33,441 households were identified in 97 displacement sites. 53% of the IDP population are children. The dashboard includes a map showing the location and population of sites by Local Government Area (LGA) assessed.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Yobe state, Nigeria.

This document lists all the sites assessed in DTM Round 9 including the site ID, site name, state, Local Government Area, ward name, number of households and number of individuals.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Benue state, Nigeria.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in the Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria.

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